Health officials in the FCTA as well as NCDC have concluded plans to screen the headquarters of the Daar Communications Plc, owner of AIT, Chief Raymond Dokpesi and some members of his family tested positive for the Novel Covid-19.
However, the organization in a statement late Friday said its founder, his wife, three children and other relatives had tested positive for Covid-19. The statement was silent on the number of staff who had tested positive.
The statement reads; “Following the test that was carried out on our Chairman- Chief Raymond Dokpesi Jnr on Thursday April 23, 2020 by the NCDC which eventually proved positive and his subsequent admission into the isolation centre on Friday April 24, 2020.
His entire household and those that had contacts with him were subsequently subjected to the test and with so much emotional pains, we hereby announce that the under listed have equally been confirmed positive: High chief Aleogho Dokpesi ( His Father/ Founder DAAR Communications PLC),l; Our chairman’s wife; His 3 Children; some Relatives. A total of 8
“They are all presently on their way to the Federal Government isolation centre at Gwagwalada in Abuja.
Urhobo Daily gathered that the relevant health officials who went to the station have concluded to screen the Newsroom, the Control Room, Production Studio and Engineering section to ascertain their level of contamination.